Maryellen L. Giger - Lab

Updated January 2019

Current Members of the Giger Lab

  • Maryellen Giger, PhD - Professor of Radiology, the Committee on Medical Physics, & the College
  • Karen Drukker, PhD - Research Associate Professor
  • Hui Li, PhD - Research Associate Professor
  • Heather Whitney, PhD – Visiting Scholar
  • Yu Ji, MD – Visiting Scholar
  • Chun-Wai Chan, MS - Computer System Administrator
  • Li Lan, MS - Computer Scientist
  • John Papaioannou, MS – Computer Scientist
  • Alexandra (Sasha) Edwards, MA – Database Manager
  • John Lee, PhD – University of Chicago Medical Student
  • Adam Sibley – Medical Physics Graduate Student
  • Kayla (Mendel) Robinson – Medical Physics Graduate Student
  • Jennie (Aylyng) Crosby – Medical Physics Graduate Student
  • Isabelle Qiyuan Hu – Medical Physics Graduate Student
  • Jordan Fuhrman – Medical Physics Graduate Student
  • Thomas Rhines – University of Chicago Undergraduate Student

Prior Graduate Students who performed their dissertation research in the Giger Lab

  • Fang-Fang Yin (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 1992), Professor and Chief of Medical Physics, Duke University
  • Sam Armato (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 1997), Associate Professor, Department of Radiology, University of Chicago
  • Zhimin Huo (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 1998), Researcher, Carestream (formerly at Kodak)
  • Matt Kupinski (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2000), Professor, University of Arizona - Tucson
  • Michael Chinander (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2004), Research Professional, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Chicago and Quantitative Insights
  • Weijie Chen (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2007), Scientist, FDA
  • Joel Wilkie (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2007), Medical Physics Resident, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Martin King (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2008), Medical Radiation Oncology Resident, University of Chicago/Stanford University
  • Nick Gruszauskas (Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, UIC, 2008), Technical Director, Human Imaging Research Office, University of Chicago
  • Yading Yuan (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2010), Medical Physicsist, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York
  • Tomek (M.Sc. in Medical Physics, 2010), CTO, Quantitative Insights, Inc
  • Neha Bhooshan (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2010), Radiation Oncologist
  • Andrew Jamieson (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2012), Data Scientist
  • Hsien-Chi Kuo (Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, UIC, 2014)
  • William Weiss (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2015), Data Scientist
  • Christopher Haddad (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2017), Imaging physics resident
  • Natalia (Natasha) Antropova (Ph.D. in Medical Physics, 2018), Data Scientist, Deep Mind

Professor Giger has advised over 100 trainees over the past years including medical physics graduate students, post docs, visiting scholars, medical students, undergraduate students, and high school students. See her complete CV for entire listing.

Full CV